Overall aerial view of Missile Row, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The view is looking north, with the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) under construction, in the upper left hand corner. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Historical-KSC Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000610.html
The Langley drop test facility where aircraft crashes can be simulated. The grid screen at the left of the facility is used as a backdrop for the impacts to allow engineers to measure angles and impact speeds. This facility was originally built to test a lunar lander simulator. Topics: Simulators, Aerial Photographs, Lunar Module Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001287.html
This North-looking view shows some of the Johnson Space Center's central buildings and facilities neighboring its Project Management Facility (Building 1) from which this scene was photographed. The Houston-based Mission Control Center is in the center of the frame. Visible buildings surrounding the mall area include the Flight Operations Facility, Crew Systems Laboratory, Photographic Technology Laboratory, Technical Services shop, branch cafeteria, Mission Control Center office wing and the... Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC) Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001275.html
KSC's Launch Complex 39 is strategically located next to a barge site and a variety of structures, including a Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), Orbiter Processing Facilities (OPF), Press Site, Launch Control Center (LCC), and a crawlerway to the pads. The crawlerway, leading to pads 39B on the left and 39A on the right, can be seen extending from the massive VAB at the left in this photo. The VAB, which covers eight acres and stands 525 feet tall, is used for assembly, stacking and mating of... Topics: Aerial Photographs, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000869.html
1992. Item is raw footage shot for a one hour television network documentary featuring Canada's Military Parachute Team, the Sky Hawks. Includes footage of the Sky Hawks jumping out of an airplane shot from an adjacent airplane. Shots from the ground includes footage of the Sky Hawks parachuting to the ground and performing tricks, and airplanes. Transfer of the original camera source tape. 6, 7, 8 Reference code: AM1553-7-S2-: MI-418 Topics: Airplanes, Aerial photographs, Skydiving, Parachutes, Military
A full moon is outdazzled by the lights of the launch gantries below on Missile Row as they stretch north along the shoreline of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Historical-KSC, What -- Moon Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000856.html
An aerial view of the Launch Complex 39 area shows the Vehicle Assembly Building (center), with the Launch Control Center on its right. On the west side (lower end) are (left to right) the Orbiter Processing Facility, Process Control Center and Operations Support Building. Looking east (upper end) are Launch Pads 39A (right) and 39B (just above the VAB). The crawlerway stretches between the VAB and the launch pads toward the Atlantic Ocean, seen beyond them. At right is the turning basin where... Topics: Space Shuttle, Aerial Photographs, Where -- Atlantic Ocean Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000855.html
This aerial view shows the John C. Stennis Space Center Visitors Center and main Administrative complex. The Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, Mississippi is NASA's lead center for rocket propulsion testing and for commercial remote sensing. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Stennis Space Center (SSC), Where -- Mississippi Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000555.html
1992. Item is raw footage shot for a one hour television network documentary featuring Canada's Military Parachute Team, the Sky Hawks. Includes footage taken by a fellow sky diver of the Sky Hawks performing sky diving and parachuting tricks; includes footage of a deliberate parachute malfunction and use of back-up parachute. Also includes some footage of Sky Hawks landing, shot from the ground. Includes footage taken by a follow sky diver of military men and supplies in green camouflage... Topics: Parachutes, Sky diving, Airplanes, Aerial photographs, Military, Military uniforms
An aerial view of the NACA Ames Aeronautical Laboratory, Moffett Field, California. Topics: NACA-ARC, Aerial Photographs, Wind Tunnels-Exterior, Where -- California Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001636.html
Sept. 13, 1993. Film contains raw footage for the film "Curse of the lost gold mine." Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-310 Topics: Hiking, Mountains--British Columbia, Fires, Camping, Aerial photographs, Helicopters, Views
From left to right in a counterclockwise direction: The 12 Foot Pressure Wind Tunnel undergoes restoration. The large complex in the center of the photo is the 40 x 80 Foot Wind Tunnel, which has been designated a National Historic Landmark. Just below that is the 14 Foot Transonic Wind Tunnel and in the lower right adjacent to each other are the twin 7 x 10 Foot Wind Tunnels, (Tunnel #1 is on the right and #2 on the left). Topics: Aerial Photographs, Wind Tunnels-Exterior, Where -- Ames Research Center (ARC) Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001761.html
Nov. 4, 1993. Film contains raw footage for the film "Curse of the Lost Gold Mine". Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-315 Topics: Aerial photographs, Mountains--British Columbia, Rivers, Helicopters, Snow, Forests
An aerial view of the Apollo Saturn V Facilities Test vehicle rolling out of the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) and heading to Launch Complex 39A. This test vehicle, designated the Apollo Saturn 500F, will never make the journey to the moon. However, it is being used to verify launch facilities, train launch crews, and develop test and checkout procedures. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Saturn V, What -- Saturn, What -- Moon Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000614.html
1984. Film was sponsored by the British Columbia provincial government and shows the construction of the Coquihalla. There is no narration; the soundtrack is all music. Reference code: AM1553-8-S10-: MI-282 Topics: Aerial photographs, Transportation, Rivers, Mountains--British Columbia, Road construction
An aerial view of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, California and the surrounding San Gabriel Mountains. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Where -- California Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001980.html
Located on Virginia's Eastern Shore, the Wallops Island Flight Facility shown in this aerial view began as an auxiliary flight research station associated with the Langley Aeronautical Laboratory in 1945. Its remote barrier-island location on the Atlantic coast made it ideal for testing aircraft models and launching small rockets. As the space program evolved, it became one of the agency's mainstays for launching sounding rockets carrying scientific experiments. In the 1980s, however, a... Topics: Aerial Photographs, Wallops Island, Where -- Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001323.html
An aerial view of the complete Johnson Space Center facility in Houston, Texas. A portion of Clear Lake can be seen at the top of the view. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC), Where -- Texas Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001112.html
1992. Item is raw footage shot for a one hour television network documentary featuring Canada's Military Parachute Team, the Sky Hawks. Primarily the aerial footage (shot by a fellow sky-diver) captures the sky diving and parachuting performances of the Sky Hawks. Some of the aerial footage was shot at Royal Rhodes Military College. Other locations have not been identifed. Additional footage is included that was shot on the ground of a Sky Hawks team breifing with Pierre (shot from several... Topics: Airplanes, Sky diving, Aerial photographs, Military uniforms, Military, Parachutes, Airports,...
An aerial view of the manufacturing area at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF). MAF is located 15 miles East of downtown New Orleans, Louisiana, with approximately 156 square miles of manufacturing floor space occupied by the prime contractors, Chrysler and Boeing, during the Apollo program. MAF manufactured the stages of Saturn IB and Saturn V. It currently manufactures the Space Shuttle External Tank (ET) under the direction of the Lockheed-Martin Corporation. Topics: Aerial Photographs, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Saturn, Where -- Michoud Assembly... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000046.html
An aerial view looking northeast towards Cleveland's Hopkins Airport. This is the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field, Cleveland, Ohio. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Glenn Research Center (GRC), Where -- Lewis Field, Where -- Ohio Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-002008.html
Sept. 6, 1993. Film contains raw footage for the film "Curse of the lost gold mine." Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-305 Topics: Lakes and ponds, Helicopters, Mountains--British Columbia, Aerial photographs, Accidents, Hiking
1992. Item is raw footage shot for a one hour television network documentary featuring Canada's Military Parachute Team, the Sky Hawks. Some footage is shot from another airplane of the airplane and the Sky Hawks jumping out of it and some is shot in the airplane with the Sky Hawks before they jump and as they jump. Some is shot from the ground of airplanes. Transfer of the original camera source tape. Silent. Reference code: AM1553-7-S2-: MI-417 Topics: Airplanes, Aerial photographs, Skydiving, Parachutes, Moutains, Air pilots, Maps, Military,...
Aerial view showing Space Shuttle Columbia at Launch Pad 39B following rollout from the Vehicle Assembly Building; Columbia is being prepared for Mission STS- 75. Topics: Space Shuttle, Aerial Photographs, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Columbia, What -- STS-75 Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000970.html
View of the Shuttle Challenger atop the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA), NASA-905, during its return to Kennedy Space Center (KSC) and flyover of the Johnson Space Center (JSC) and the Houston skyline on Saturday, April 9, 1983. Topics: Space Shuttle, Aerial Photographs, What -- Challenger, Where -- Kennedy Space Center (KSC), Where... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001113.html
. Item is a promotional short for "Have Camera, Will Travel" with Art Brewer, assignment "Palau;" a one hour network television documentary shot and completed in High Definition in 2003. Reference code: AM1553-7-S4-: MI-500 Topics: Aerial photographs, Photographers, Photographic apparatus and supplies, Photography, Children,...
1995. Item is a sponsored production produced for the Department of National Defense by Yaletown Productions. This is the broadcast dub from the 1" English master. Reference code: AM1553-7-S2-: MI-368 Topics: Air pilots, Air travel, Airplanes, Airports, Military, Military training, Aerial photographs,...
Aerial view of Launch Complex 14 with Missile Row visible to the right. Mercury-Atlas 9 (MA-9), visible on Pad 14, is scheduled to carry astronaut Gordon Cooper for the fourth manned orbital mission. Topics: Mercury-Astronaut, Aerial Photographs, Who -- Gordon Cooper, What -- Mercury Atlas 9, What -- Atlas Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000609.html
Aerial view of Shuttle Orbiter Enterprise being hoisted into Marshall's Dynamic Test Stand for the Mated Vertical Ground Vibration test (MVGVT). The test marked the first time ever that the entire Space Shuttle elements, an Orbiter, an External Tank (ET), and two Solid Rocket Boosters (SRB), were mated together. Purpose of the vibration tests was to verify that the Space Shuttle performed its launch configuration as predicted. Topics: Space Shuttle, Aerial Photographs, Rocket Propulsion, What -- Enterprise, What -- Space Shuttle... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000054.html
...describes climate, geology, transportation access, rehabilitation and development of the area; outlines prerequisites for design and space requirements; includes rules for design entries; a registration form; contains aerial views of downtown Boston; copies of this item were in the BRA collection.. Topics: Boston (Mass.).). City Hall, Aerial photographs, City halls, Contests, Downtown, Boston (Mass.),...
View of the Hangar and Main Gate at NASA's John H. Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio. Formerly known as the Airplane Engine Research Laboratory (AERL) under the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA),and then renamed the Lewis Research Center, for George W. Lewis, NACA Director of Aeronautical Research. It was renamed the John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field in 1999. Here aircraft engines and spacecraft propulsion systems are developed and tested. Topics: Aerial Photographs, Where -- Glenn Research Center (GRC), Where -- Ohio, Where -- Lewis Field Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-002005.html
1988. Film is about Canada's alpine country and the functioning of its unique ecosystem through the seasons. "Land above the trees" won the Golden Decade Award – one of the 10 Best Productions of the Decade, the Golden Camera Award for Best Nature and Wildlife Film, it was nominated for Best of the Festival at the US Industrial Film Festival, it won the Polaris Award - Best of the Festival at the (USA) National Council for Geographic Education Film Festival, it won a Silver Medal at... Topics: Animals, Mountains--British Columbia, Snow, Rivers, Flowers, Valleys, Aerial photographs, Glaciers,...
NACA-Lewis 10ft x 10ft Unitary Supersonic Wind Tunnel. The Unitary Wind Tunnel Plan Act of Congress, a post-war act, stipulated that NACA wind tunnels were to be made available to industry for testing. This push was to encourage the improvement of existing aircraft engines. This aerial view shows the size of the facility. The Lewis Center is now known as the John H. Glenn Research Center. Topics: NACA-GRC-LRC, Aerial Photographs, Wind Tunnels-Exterior, Aircraft Propulsion, Where -- Glenn... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000621.html
This is a view of the huge dirigible hangar with doors open at both ends at the NASA Ames Reserach Center, Moffett Field, California. Lockheed Missiles and Space Company under contract to the NASA-Marshall Space Flight Center was to use the hangar for construction and assembly of the nation's first nuclear stage rocket engine. Airplanes are on the ground at right, and in the background is San Francisco Bay. The ready-made "factory" structure was erected in 1931- 1933, to house the... Topics: Aerial Photographs, Rocket Propulsion, Where -- California, Where -- Marshall Space Flight Center... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001790.html
byPascal Allemand,Christophe Delacourt, Daniela Gasperini, Johan Kasperski, Pierre Pothérat
The 3D displacement fields of the Sedrun landslide located in Switzerland in the Grison canton have been computed for two periods (1973 to 1990 and 1990 to 2003) by combining Digital Terrain Models (DTM) differences and correlation of aerial ortho-images. The displacement fields, which are similar for the two periods, have been compared to the tectonic structures which exist at the surface of the landslide. Zones of major velocity gradient visible on displacement maps correspond to areas marked... Topics: Digital Terrain Models, Ortho-images, aerial photographs, velocity field, toppling, decollement...
Aerial view of the NASA Ames Research Center, Mountain View, California. The large flaired rectangular structure in the center of the photo is the 80 x 120 Foot Full Scale Wind Tunnel. Adjacent to it is the 40 x 80 Foot Full Scale Wind Tunnel which has been designated a National Historic Landmark. Topics: NACA-ARC, Aerial Photographs, Wind Tunnels-Exterior, Where -- Ames Research Center (ARC), Where --... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001759.html
1983. Film is the release print of "Stadium" featuring construction of BC Place Stadium with time lapse of inflating roof. Also contains a panning shot of the city of Vancouver, and shots of construction in progress before the roof was ready to go up, workers working, an aerial view of the building without a roof, the crowd and dignitaries inside awaiting and watching the inflation of the roof. Musical soundtrack. Reference code: AM1553-8-S11-: MI-251 Topics: Aerial photographs, Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.), Construction industry, Architecture--details,...
A literature search was conducted with the objective of assimilating information from widely diverse sources to provide the operational Navy forecaster with a single reference text for the Bay of Bengal. The approach adopted has been to describe and discu Topic: *WEATHER FORECASTING, *INDIAN OCEAN, TROPICAL REGIONS, BAYS, TROPICAL CYCLONES, METEOROLOGICAL...
Item is a newsreel documenting the visit of Governor-General his excellency the Right Honourable the Earl of Bessborough, PC, GCMG, and her excellency the Countess of Bessborough with Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Hamber to the Britannia Mines. The film shows footage of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Hamber arriving at Ballantyne Pier; meeting with the members of the Vancouver Harbour Commission (President S. McClay, Commissioner J. B. Thomas, and Commissioner R. D. Williams); greeting his excellency the Right... Topics: Piers, docks and wharves, Automobiles, Yachts, Crowds, Flags, Rocky Mountains, Coasts, Mining,...
1992. Item is a tourist promotional video for travelling in Alaska. Features shots showing off the Alaskan landscape, following a train of tourists on their route to Northern Alaska. Includes footage of dogsledding and snowmobiling. Video has a predominantly country music soundtrack. Dubbed in Japanese with Japanese title screens and Japanese credits. Reference code: AM1553-7-S1-: MI-504 Topics: Maps, Railroad conductors, Railroads, Railroads--Passenger cars, Snow, Tourist trade, Tourism,...
This image shows an aerial view of NASA Dock at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) with four barges, (left to right) Paleamon, Promise, Poseidon, and Orion. The barges ferried Saturn IB and Saturn V stages between Marshall Space Center (MSFC); Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF); Mississippi Test Facility (MTF, currently Stennis Space Center); and Kennedy Space Center (KSC). Topics: Aerial Photographs, What -- Poseidon, What -- Orion, What -- Saturn, Where -- Michoud Assembly... Source: http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-000047.html
1979. Film produced for for the Ministry of Tourism and Small Business Development by New Horizons Films. Reference code: AM1553-2-S4-: MI-268 Topics: Aerial photographs, Waterfalls, Mountains--British Columbia, Water-supply, Rivers, Farms,...
Aug. 1986. This item consists of video transfers of film footage shot at Expo 86. The raw footage was transferred to video and edited on tape into a finished production. According to the donor this is the original of the final production with sound and image combined. "Vancouver - Focus on Expo 86" was released August 1986 as a video postcard. Film featuring highlights of Expo 86 . Includes royal visit, highlights of USA, USSR, China, GM, Canada, BC, Folklife pavillions. Director,... Topics: Royal visits, Royalty, Expo 86, Pavilions, Cityscapes, Vancouver (B.C.)--Aerial photographs,...